NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Regal Entertainment Group

(NYSE:

RGC

) is tomorrow, March 1, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 21 cents per share. At a price of $13.91 as of 10 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 6.2%.

The average volume for Regal Entertainment Group has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Regal Entertainment Group has a market cap of $1.63 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

media

industry. Shares are up 16.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

REGAL ENTERTAINMENT GROUP, through its subsidiaries, operates a theatre circuit in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 52.4, above the average media industry P/E ratio of 37.8 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Regal Entertainment Group as a

hold

. The company's strongest point has been its expanding profit margins. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full

Regal Entertainment Group Ratings Report

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